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Faculty and Staff Workshops

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & TRAINING CATALOG LINKEDIN LEARNING PROFESSIONAL GROWTH PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT LEADERSHIP COMPUTER COURSES

 

All Employee Workshops

This presentation unlocks your inner capabilities to manifest your career and personal desires/aspirations. It will also reveal how life experiences provide us with all the confidence needed for personal development. Learn tips on how to see the value in your current job while preparing for future opportunities.
Workshop Schedule: Building Confidence Through Commitment
Day Date Time Link
Wednesday 06/15/2022 9 a.m. - Noon Enroll

This workshop will equip you with some basic de-escalation techniques to make finding solutions possible.

Workshop Schedule: Dealing with Difficult and Disruptive Situations
Day Date Time Link
Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

“The customer is always right”, right? Let’s discuss! Join us for an interactive workshop on how we can deliver service excellence to all our constituents at Palm Beach State College. Learn how the simple actions we take or don’t take affect the level of service we deliver. Share your own best practices. We are raising the bar on service!
Workshop Schedule: Excellence in Customer Service
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Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

Is it possible to squeeze more time out of your day? Discover how to realistically manage your projects, emails, paper, household, and other work/life demands. Learn ways to keep up with your responsibilities and have time to enjoy the little things.

Workshop Schedule: Squirrel No More
Day Date Time Link
Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

Time Flies. Learn to be the BEST Pilot you can Part I

A unique Time Management Workshop, packed with valuable information, strategies, tips and guidelines with creative exercises and unique tools to help you become the BEST time manager you can be. Be prepared for a transformational journey. It covers the Myers Briggs Personality Assessment Test, the Wheel exercises, Time wasters and how to overcome them.

Time Flies. Learn to be the BEST Pilot you can Part II

A continuation of Time Flies, Part 1 going further in depth and covering more tips, strategies, guidelines, and exercises to become the Best Time Manager and to learn the art of using time efficiently, productively, and wisely.

Workshop Schedule: Time Flies: Learn to be the Best Pilot You Can (Part I and II)
Day Date Time Link
Tuesday 05/24/2022 9 a.m - 12 p.m Enroll (Part I)
Thursday 05/26/2022 1 p.m -  4 p.m Enroll (Part I Again)
Tuesday 05/31/2022 9 a.m - 12 p.m Enroll (Part II)

Raising the temperature of water by one extra degree means the difference between something that is simply very hot and something that generates enough force to power a massive machine! This class will get you started in identifying areas of your life that you can realize greater success in your professional and personal lives by applying just a little extra effort.

Workshop Schedule: The Power of 1 Degree
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Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

Etiquette is not always top of mind in today’s professional settings, but respect and consideration are always in style as we interact with colleagues, the community and the people we serve. This workshop suggests some of the simple yet far-reaching areas in which we fail to show respect in the workplace. Knowing what to say, how to behave and show consideration can alleviate several sources of conflict and tension.

Workshop Schedule: Professional Etiquette
Day Date Time Link
Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

Grammar does matter! The ability to communicate well in writing says a great deal about the writer. Learn techniques to help you write what you mean accurately and efficiently. This workshop will help you to avoid common general and business writing errors and move you towards writing that gets noticed for all the right reasons.

Workshop Schedule: Write, Right?
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Thursday 06/23/2022 9 a.m - 12 p.m  Enroll

 

Workshop Schedule: Maximizing Your Future Potential (Zoom)
Day Date Time Link
Thursday 06/30/2022 1 p.m - 4 p.m Enroll

 

Manager Only Workshops

In this workshop, managers and supervisors will learn how to prepare for and conduct meaningful and fair performance appraisals using our recently updated tools.

Workshop Schedule: Conducting an Effective Performance Appraisal
Day Date Time Link
Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

Conflict is inevitable and is not always a bad thing. This interactive workshop for managers and supervisors will equip you with helpful tools to resolve conflict when it arises, and use it to your advantage (when possible) to create a respectful, harmonious work environment.
Workshop Schedule: Conflict Resolution
Day Date Time Link
Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

When everyone who can and should contribute is present and given the opportunity to do so; when meeting times and agendas are honored; when meetings are productive and goals are met, there is an effective facilitator leading the process.  Develop these important skills as you also learn tips for engaging participants for meetings that accomplish things.

Workshop Schedule: Effective Meeting Facilitation
Day Date Time Link
Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

The transition from player to coach brings a unique set of challenges, as peers may question your new role and you may find yourself struggling to manage and maintain “friendships” as you become the “boss.” This class will provide you with perspective and techniques to assist you in a smooth transition into becoming an effective leader and manager.

Workshop Schedule: Evolution from Player to Coach
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Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

When even the best performance conversations are not enough, documenting corrective action can be the next step in helping your staff achieve their highest performance. What form to use when and what to write down are some of the elements of documentation explored in this drill. Practice these skills in session and be ready to make corrective actions when the need arises.

Workshop Schedule: Manager Skill Drill - Corrective Action
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Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

Effective department on-boarding can be the foundation of success for your new employees. It requires careful preparation long before their first day of work. Learn how to design your own playbook with customized, department-specific training to acclimate your new employee to the campus and the College.

Workshop Schedule: Manager Skill Drill - Department Onboarding
Day Date Time Link
Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

Being an effective manager requires a mastery of every aspect of communication. Feedback, whether you are giving it or receiving it, always seems to get a bad rap. This 2-hour skill drill will help you develop a healthy relationship feedback on both sides.

Workshop Schedule: Manager Skill Drill - Giving and Receiving Feedback
Day Date Time Link
Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

The “need to talk” to your employees about performance issues is sometimes uncomfortable and it can be difficult to know where to begin. This skill drill will help you to put those conversations in perspective and offer practical ways to help you say what you mean and get the desired results. You will also learn how to effectively recognize great performance.

Workshop Schedule: Manager Skill Drill - Performance Conversations
Day Date Time Link
Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

The role of frontline staff is always changing and the pressure of the position requires that they are well-trained, exude confidence and have the necessary skills to de-escalate difficult situations.

Workshop Schedule: Preparing Frontline Staff to Deal with Difficult Situations
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Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

A profound and powerful workshop on Emotional Intelligence & Leadership.  It covers everything on EQ from definition to history and background, to the 5 main segments in the Emotional Intelligence Framework. It’s packed with inspiring exercises, tools, and strategies to help improve EQ and leadership skills. A Professional Development workshop that will truly impact and change your life.

Workshop Schedule: Emotional Intelligence And Leadership
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Fall 2022 TBA TBA TBA

 

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